Minnesota Senate GOP Ousts Commerce Commissioner Steve KelleySenators voted 31-33 not to confirm Kelley, after Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order to extend the COVID-19 peacetime emergency for another 30 days.
Commerce Commissioner Under Fire For Appealing Enbridge Energy Line 3 DecisionA member of Gov. Tim Walz's cabinet faced sharp questioning at a confirmation hearing Friday for approving an appeal over a controversial pipeline project in a dispute that could cost him his job.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Minnesota's Energy Assistance Program Has Funds To Help Pay Energy BillsHouseholds have until July 1 to apply for the assistance.
Hennepin Co. Attorney Mike Freeman Announces Felony Charges Against Former Owners Of Merit DrywallFreeman credited a joint effort from the Department of Commerce’s investigators and the carpenter’s union for bringing the injustice to light.